PBS LearningMedia, a media-on-demand service, offers educators access to the best of public media and delivers research-based, classroom-ready digital learning experiences to engage students in exploring curriculum. On September 30, 2014, PBS LearningMedia launched a NEW Student Experience that allows students to interact with media, engage with resources and complete assignments.
With these expanded digital resources students of any age or grade level can browse and search educational and inspiring resources for not only homework, but also lifelong personal learning. Check out the New Student Experience: PBSStudents.org.
Plus, PBS LearningMedia provides new teacher tools at…
Professional Development technology workshops for your teachers are free for South Carolina public and private schools as well as homeschool associations. ETV trainers will work with you to customize workshops to meet your needs and come to your school or district to provide training for teachers.
Your teachers can learn about the new StreamlineSC provider Learn360 and receive training on Web tools and using mobile devices. They can find out about flipping tools and Edmodo, learn about video editing with Movie Maker (PC) or iMovie (iPad), or receive training on teaching tools on the iPad! Check out PD workshop…
ETV, in collaboration with The State newspaper, The Greenville News, and other newspapers around the state, is producing this series of televised debates. In addition to the live broadcasts on ETV-HD, the debates will stream live on scetv.org and via participating local newspaper websites to extend the availability of the debates. ETV Radio will also broadcast the debates live or tape delayed.
The Superintendent of Education Debate, held Oct. 20, is now available as streaming video by visiting ETV Election Central.
Mark your calendars for the following debates beginning at 7:00 PM on…
This week, PBS LearningMedia spotlights a robust library of “DIY” content to help educators create interactive learning experiences and engage students in hands-on activities.
Even though summer is over, that doesn’t mean we still can’t learn from the garden! “Think Garden,” an engaging KET-produced video collection, helps teach elementary students about the art and science of growing food, with an emphasis on biological and environmental concepts. It also addresses topics related to nutrition and economics.
Included in the collection are segments on gardening as a way of life, why all living…
SC Economics' mission is to make South Carolina a better place to live by advocating for and ensuring that K-12 teachers are well-prepared to educate and empower South Carolina's youth with economic education and financial literacy. One of the many resources provided by SC Economics is Financial Flix, a video library of learning segments and full programs designed for students, teachers and parents.
Financial Flix, powered by biz KID$, is the most comprehensive, youth-focused video streaming service available on financial literacy and entrepreneurship. The site consists of engaging, peer-to-peer, one-to-five minute video learning segments and full programs covering…
The South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium announces the following marine education opportunities and resources provided by the SC Sea Grant Consortium and its partners:
NOAA Marine Debris…
App Ed Review is a free searchable database of educational app reviews designed to support classroom teachers finding and using apps effectively in their teaching practice. Each app review provides robust, detailed information that supports teachers in how they can integrate the app appropriately and meaningfully in the classroom. Educators, ETV trainers recommend this site: www.appedreview.org.
App Ed Review was founded by Todd Cherner, Ph.D., and Corey Lee, Ph.D., both with Coastal Carolina University. Their excellent team and editorial board members, who are all state certified teachers and hold or are earning graduate degrees in education, are…
ETV’s new StreamlineSC partner is content provider Learn360, which provides rich resources across all content areas correlated to standards. Plus, in addition to the quality resources provided by Learn360, ETV continues to transition the SDE and ETV-produced content to the new system.
Training support on this new system is being provided now in several ways. Learn360 is offering a variety of free Webinars.
Learn360 Webinars Designed Specifically for South Carolina Educators:
Wednesday, October 8, 4:00-5:00 pm EST - South Carolina Administrator Webinar
Webinar focuses on managing users’ accounts and roles, running reports within Learn360 administration section, pushing custom…
Provides video-on-demand service over the web, thousands of educational programs and is free to public, private, and home schools
Knowitall.org is ETV's educational Web portal, a collection of fun, interactive websites for K-12 students, teachers and parents.
ETV offers an array of professional development opportunities for PreK-12 educators, certified renewal or graduate credit.
ETV has partnered with PBS to make thousands of online resources available on-demand to South Carolina educators.
A simplified way for teachers to find the resources they need, access their school’s TV Guide, and find teacher recertification courses, development, and training.
Smart Cat's place for kids to play and explore hundreds of safe fun educational activities with PBS Kids characters.
Adult Education videos on-demand: GED and Pre-GED, Workplace Essential Skills and videos for basic reading, writing, math and life skills.
Speaking of Schools Podcast
Supported by the South Carolina Department of Education, this half-hour show is hosted by Doug Keel and features various guests.